Stylemakers

Glass Half Full

Colorado wine. It wasn’t long ago that these two words could put a smirk on any wine-lover’s face. Rarely exciting and occasionally undrinkable, Colorado wines seemed to highlight the vintners’ lack of knowledge and experience. Flawed winemaking, the wrong grape…

At Home With...

The kettle is always on at the Governor’s Residence, and Jeannie Ritter is rarely without a cup of tea in her hand. Her collection of mismatched cups reminds her that “not everything has to be perfect.” The kettle is always…

Dining with the Locals

Talented chefs and visionary restaurateurs have cultivated a robust dining community in Denver in recent years, complete with swanky downtown destinations, concept-driven eateries and neighborhood gems. “With independent restaurants, you get personality,” says Sean Huggard, chef/partner of Black Pearl and…

CH&L On the Town

Click on the title links to view the galleries.The Colorado Garden Show's 2008 Grant & Scholarship Awards CeremonyOn Sunday, May 4 at the Butterfly Pavilion in Westminster, the Colorado Garden Show and its board of directors awarded $336, 270 in…

Brunch Brilliance

Omelet Filled with Arugula, Prosciutto and Fontina, finished with White Truffle Oil and served with Lightly Sautéed Seasonal Mushrooms. Omelet Filled with Arugula, Prosciutto and Fontina, finished with White Truffle Oil and served with Lightly Sautéed Seasonal Mushrooms. Click here…

Where to Buy Now

DENVERDon’t believe the gloom and doom you hear about the real estate market. In nearly every metropolitan city, there are still neighborhoods where the markets are healthy, and Denver is no exception. In a January presentation to local realtors, the…

Outside In

To call Megan and Nick Wilder “outdoor enthusiasts” is a bit like saying Al Gore is curious about global warming. The Wilders are skiers, snowboarders, mountain climbers, kayakers and hikers. In fact, it’s hard to find an outdoor sport they…

At Home With ... Mike Nelson

“I built my first weatherbox when I was 10 years old. My parents did not have any white paint, so it had to be barn-yellow, and it’s still in my backyard today. “I built my first weatherbox when I was…

At Home with... Kari Foster

Kari Foster and her colleagues at Associates III wrote the book on eco-friendly interior design. Literally. It’s called Sustainable Residential Interiors, and ­it gives designers and homeowners the scoop on how to ­create stylish green rooms. At her own home…